Dog hairdressers (also dog hairdressers ) shear and trim the fur of dogs . The term groomer (from English to groom : to maintain) is also being used more and more in German-speaking countries . Pet keeper is another term that is also used by a professional association in Germany. Dog groomers work mostly in dog salons.
Education and job title
There is no legally regulated training to become a dog groomer in Germany. Accordingly, the various job titles are not protected.
- Marcel Gäding: Series: Professions with a dog part 4: Dog hairdresser . With sharp scissors and a lot of dexterity. In: The dog . No. 4 , 2012, p. 38-41 .